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Robert Tanton, University of Canberra and Jinjing Li, University of Canberra Superannuation changes proposed in the latest Federal budget will affect women aged 50 -…
The words of our former Governor General Quentin Bryce often ring in my head: 'You can have it all, but not all at the same…
Five years ago, while attempting to climb the North Col of Everest, I thought I might die. Alone in my tiny yellow tent at Advance…
Selfish, damaged, cold-hearted, shallow, overeducated and greedy. Women who choose not to have children are often labelled in these ways by everyone from the Pope…
We are all aware that the global economy is facing challenges and disruption like never before, and now is the time for courageous leadership and…
Last night I caught up for a drink with a girlfriend, Sally (not her real name), who has recently returned to work for her employer…
I’m a working, single mother of two teenage boys. I’m also Queensland’s Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy, the Minister for Small Business…
“Mumpreneurs” come in all shapes and sizes, and all of them deserve respect for what they are doing. Whether it’s a hobby-turned-business or a full-scale…
Earlier this month, the Queensland Palaszczuk Government hosted the Advance Queensland Innovation and Investment Summit at Brisbane’s Royal International Convention Centre. Over two days our…
I am a lover of the "F" word. Feminist. Fabulous. Fantastic. Feisty! Marina Go wrote this piece in Women's Agenda recently that confirmed what many…
The latest round of scorn I have seen directed at the first woman to get within striking distance of the American Presidency is that she…
This essay contains spoilers for A Game of Thrones up to season six, episode three, and for A Song of Ice and Fire up to…
Here’s a little experiment. Men: when you go to the movies with another guy, how many seats do you take? Chances are the answer is…
The reality is this. The infamous glass ceiling is still firmly in place, and unless we all collectively collaborate and work together, unless we break…
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